1. Roman Reigns Quietly Becoming the Top-Tier Star WWE Wants Him to Be

    WWE was right about Roman Reigns. The audience rejected the company's crown prince upon his coronation, but Reigns has since been steadily improving and steadily ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 46,771 reads 226 comments

  2. Kevin Owens Deserves Main Event Opportunities Despite Rumored Midcard Run

    If you look at Kevin Owens and see anything other than a WWE megastar in the making, you need to change your prescription. WWE officials reportedly are viewing the sharp-tongued bruiser as more of a sideshow than the main attraction...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 19,727 reads 169 comments

  3. WWE Armchair Booking: How to Maximize the Neville vs. Stardust Feud

    It may be low on WWE 's list of priorities, but the Neville-Stardust feud has the potential to be one of the better narratives heading into SummerSlam ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 5,184 reads 14 comments

  4. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for July 23

    On paper, the first post-Battleground episode of WWE SmackDown looks like a thriller of a show. Some of the company's best in-ring performers are set to square off...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 12,991 reads 10 comments

  5. Bray Wyatt's Popularity with WWE Fans Necessitates a Babyface Turn

    In the case of Bray Wyatt, the villagers have started rooting for the dragon and not the dragon slayer. Drawn in by his charisma, his unique character and full-throttle style in ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 60,459 reads 82 comments

  6. Finn Balor, Eva Marie and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Opportunity is at the heart of WWE 's NXT discussions surrounding new champ Finn Balor and Total Divas star Eva Marie. A Superstar who has long been a staple of the main roster has possibly leaked word of the Irishman's next move...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 17,030 reads 31 comments

  7. Examining WWE's Continued Reliance on Part-Time Superstars

    In the second-biggest event of the year, WWE is set to feature the face of the Ruthless Aggression Era in Brock Lesnar against a man who began his career before the dawn of the Attitude Era in Undertaker...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 39,469 reads 167 comments

  8. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE Divas Division's Revolution Fully Underway

    1. WWE Heading in the Right Direction with Women's Wrestling Fans kept thinking it was coming—real, tangible change in how WWE presented its women wrestlers...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 10,931 reads 64 comments

  9. Bayley Is Only Viable Option to Dethrone Sasha Banks as NXT Women's Champion

    As the most complete women's wrestler left at Full Sail University after the recent exodus of NXT talent to WWE , Bayley is the clear-cut choice to be Sasha Banks' heir as champion...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 19,866 reads 77 comments

  10. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Sting, Jushin Liger and More

    Both Sting and Jushin Liger's arrivals are at the center of the WWE rumor mill following Battleground. For Sting, the headlines address whether he's coming back to the ring and what WWE reportedly has planned for him if he does...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 54,745 reads 48 comments

  11. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Full Card Predictions After Battleground

    As enticing as some of the action was at Battleground, the event was clearly a means to set up what will unfold at WWE SummerSlam 2015...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 102,061 reads 219 comments

  12. Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar Feud Must Have Limited Physicality After Huge Brawl

    The sequel to the collision of behemoths that Undertaker and Brock Lesnar gave fans on Monday's Raw has to wait until SummerSlam ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 48,002 reads 72 comments

  13. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from July 20

    The first WWE Raw after Battleground offered fans the sight of two behemoths entangled with each other, a mass of men trying to pull them apart. Undertaker and Brock Lesnar began the build to their SummerSlam match in explosive fashion...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 171,654 reads 496 comments

  14. Undertaker's Return Will Ultimately Disappoint WWE Fans

    With the toll of a bell still echoing, Undertaker materialized in the ring at the end of WWE Battleground, an icon returning home in emphatic, larger-than-life fashion...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 160,726 reads 260 comments

  15. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for July 20

    Star power won't be a problem on the post-Battleground WWE Raw. Rumored guests and recently returned wrestlers make for a night that's sure to be bursting with big names. The Sprint Center Kansas City, Missouri, hosts an enraged Brock Lesnar ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 37,842 reads 115 comments

  16. WWE Battleground 2015 Results: Biggest Takeaways from Latest PPV Event

    WWE Battleground 2015 centered on what's to come. Fans going into the pay-per-view expecting definitive conclusions were forced to wait. Those will arrive later, at SummerSlam perhaps...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 46,133 reads 15 comments

  17. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for July 10

    Shoddy acting is handcuffing a pair of WWE NXT prospects. Marcus Louis is giving maximum effort to make his deranged-monster gimmick work, but he's sputtering. Dana Brooke tries to exude cockiness but overacts...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 13,817 reads 22 comments

  18. Dolph Ziggler Has to Miss Significant Time to Sell Rusev Attack

    The length of time Dolph Ziggler is laid up with his storyline injury will determine how monstrous Rusev looks. WWE can't do as it has done recently and forget the selling part of the wrestling equation...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 33,993 reads 61 comments

  19. WWE Armchair Booking: How to Maximize King Barrett for Remainder of 2015

    The crown on his head should have King Barrett reaching a higher status, mixing it up with WWE 's elite and feeling the steady warmth of the spotlight. Instead, it has only netted him embarrassment...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 4,133 reads 16 comments

  20. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for July 9

    The July 9 edition of WWE SmackDown promises to be a showcase of powerhouses. Ryback , Rusev , Titus O'Neil and Big Show all step into the ring with men who are far from strangers to them...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 2,651 reads 3 comments

  21. Power Ranking the Best NXT Championship Matches Ever

    Despite being around for just three years, the NXT Championship has been the impetus for an impressive number of mat classics...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 29,984 reads 47 comments

  22. Brie Bella, Takeover and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Brie Bella, like many fans, can't wait to see the women at WWE NXT get a shot on the main roster. She recently revealed how much she's been pulling for Charlotte and company lately...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 17,781 reads 37 comments

  23. WWE Battleground 2015: Additional Matches That Would Enhance PPV Card

    Skilled gladiators still wait, sword in hand, to hear what fight lies ahead of them at WWE Battleground 2015. Those wrestlers waiting for opportunity are key to elevating an already-promising pay-per-view...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 39,969 reads 71 comments

  24. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: John Cena Having His Best Year as an in-Ring Performer

    1. 2015 Proving to be John Cena 's Finest on the Mat With the emergence of talents like Seth Rollins, there has been ample discussion about who will supplant John Cena as WWE 's centerpiece...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 14,384 reads 26 comments

  25. WWE Missed Major Opportunity by Letting Ethan Carter III Go

    In the man who would become Ethan Carter III, WWE saw only a midcarder and a middling comedy act. That proved to be a miscalculation. Carter has been one of TNA 's most compelling talents and now the company's world champion...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 55,688 reads 86 comments